Natural habitat of batwing fern (Yunomine Shida)（Yunomine Shida Jiseichi）
Discovered in Yunomine Onsen
Batwing fern’s Japanese name “Yunomine Shida” derives from the fact that it was discovered in Yunomine, Hongu-cho, Tanabe City. The natural habitat behind the Yunomine Onsen Public Bath was designated as a National Natural Monument in 1928.
Get off at “Yunomine Onsen”[湯峰温泉] bus stop. (Approx. 80 min. by Ryujin Bus from JR Kii-Tanabe Sta. on the JR Kisei Main Line, or approx. 60 min. by Kumano Kotsu Bus or Nara Kotsu Bus from ＪＲ Shingu Sta.)
Mifune Matsuri Festival – a Finale of the Kumano Taisha Grand Shrine Matsuri Festival (One of the Annual Grand Festivals Held at Kumano Hayatama Taisha Grand Shrine)
（Kumano Hayatama Taisha Reitai-sui, Mifune Matsuri）